TASCS Australia

May 10, 2017

Living with Thalassemia: Robert’s Story

Did you know that beta thalassemia major, the most severe form of thalassemia, affects at least 1,000 people in the United States? By staying committed to […]
May 8, 2017

8th May 2017 – International Thalassaemia Day Message

TASCS Australia would like to announce on this important day for all thalassaemia patients, that our Society still seeks to endeavour to continue advocating for the […]
March 31, 2017


On Wednesday 22nd February 2017, TASCS Australia’s Community Liaison, Mr Vasilios Manavas had the opportunity to visit the office of Julia Banks. Mrs Banks is the […]
March 17, 2017


TASCS Australia cordially invites all Society members, prospective members and interested parties to attend its Annual General Meeting for the period of 2015-2016. As members may […]
March 8, 2017

Explainer: what are blood groups and why do they matter?

The Conversation – 7th March 2017 By Erica Wood and Lucy Fox If you’ve ever needed a blood transfusion, or donated blood, you probably would have […]
February 21, 2017

TASCS Australia visits Royal Melbourne Hospital

On Monday 20th February 2017, TASCS Australia made the first of many forthcoming visits to the Haematology Unit of Royal Melbourne Hospital. The Society met with […]
February 17, 2017

Public hospital funding crisis highlights need for reforms

Consumers Health Forum of Australia – Media Release: 17th February 2017 The AMA public hospital report card released today highlights that our hospitals and broader health […]
February 17, 2017

TASCS Australia visits Steve Dimopoulos

On Friday 27th January 2017, TASCS Australia visited the State Member for Oakleigh, the Honourable Mr Steve Dimopoulos. The meeting was to touch base again with […]
February 9, 2017

Delivery of Teddy Bears to Thalassaemia and Sickle Cell Children

Recently, TASCS Australia had the pleasure of completing the delivery of teddy bears to children being treated for thalassaemia or sickle cell at Monash Therapy Unit […]